Manufacturing and Technical Expertise

Technical expertise through manufacturing competence

Consol is committed to technical expertise and manufacturing competence – to generate sustainable value and deliver on all customer expectations. That includes maintaining the highest possible levels of compliance and adherence to international manufacturing standards.

We constantly review and benchmark production efficiencies and productivity outputs against international standards. This coupled with a commitment to human capital and skills development ensures that we are equipped to address present and future demands.

We’re now the leading glass packaging manufacturer in Sub-Saharan Africa, with six manufacturing plants in three countries and a peak production capacity of c.910ktpa. Each plant is capable of complex manufacturing processes, to deliver brand owner product differentiation, either on its own or alongside others, for improved output and efficiency.

The results speak for themselves. Consol:

  • Offers a variety of high-quality glass packaging solutions at competitive prices
  • Guarantees supply, thanks to superior supply chain management and optimisation
  • Enhances customer bottom line through value enhancement and cost reduction/optimisation initiatives
  • Has a broad and established customer base, underpinned by long-standing customer relationships
  • Provides a full capability mould manufacturing facility, reducing cost and shortening new product development lead time

Our offering has been extended to include a comprehensive bottle design service, a glass analytical laboratory and a glass training school. Our technical team is also available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, for glass filling line support, providing critical spares, glass equipment repair and overhauls.